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In Loving Memory of
Peggy Brattern

Peggy Brattern

Retired from Congress of Independent Union

Born October 11, 1940 daughter of the late Edward and Jeanette Bickmore. Passed at River Crossing of Edwardsville on June 30, 2022.

Married to Chuck Bratten for 63 1/2 years.

Child: Staci Bratten
Grandchildren: Daniel Bratten, Gavin Keck and Grace Keck
Great Grand Child: Millie Bratten
Siblings: Carol Dehner (Robert, deceased), Glen Bickmore, deceased (Rose)
Richard Bickmore deceased, George Bickmore (Barbara)

In-Law Siblings:
Emil Bratten (Virginia) - deceased
Walt Bratten (Ruby) - deceased
Maxwell, Jr. Bratten (Rosemary) - deceased
Anna (Richard) Farrell - deceased
Helen (John) Albrecht - deceased
George Bratten - deceased
Emma (Virgil) Kipp - deceased
Robert Bratten (Wilma, deceased) -
William Bratten, deceased (Delores (Toots)
Samuel (Betty) Bratten- deceased
Many nieces and nephews

Visitation: July 6, 2022 at 10-12
1st Christian Church 160 E. Lorena Ave Wood River, Il 62095
Services: 12:00
Burial: Valley View Cemetery
Minister: Walter McCaslin
Luncheon 2:00 at 1st Christian Church
Memorial suggested to 1st Christian Church Building Fund
Pall Bearers: Daniel Bratten Jeff Bickmore Chris Bickmore
David Bratten Steve Bratten Doug Ferguson

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